NCWA News

The Northwest NCWA Having an Impact on Wrestling

Posted on December 08, 2016

The recent Spokane Open (Spokane, WA) proved the significant impact that the NCWA teams have had during the past five years. There were 9 NCWA teams and 25% of the total entries in the tournament were from NCWA teams.


MIT Captain Lowman Wins Ted Reese Invitational

Posted on December 05, 2016

The MIT Wrestling Team traveled to the Ted Reese Invitational in Gorham Maine on December 3rd. MIT finished in 10th place. Senior, captain, Joe Lowman won the 197 pound weight class in dominating fashion. Joe was 3 and 0 on the day with 1 technical fall and 2 pins. This is Joe’s first tournament win. Joe was on a mission. He was attacking and pressuring his opponents right off the whistle and would not let up until the match was over. Coach Bosco said this is the best Joe has looked in his 4 years at MIT.  Junior, Matt Chun was 1 and 2 on the...

Emmanuel vs. Truett-McConnell Recap

Posted on December 01, 2016

The Emmanuel College Men's Wrestling team had an impressive showing in their first meet of the season against Truett-McConnell University


NCWA Rankings for 11.23.16

Posted on November 23, 2016

Seven new #1 wrestlers featured in the November 23, 2016 release of the NCWA Men's Division Rankings


Colorado State University hosts NCWA Invitational

Posted on November 23, 2016

The Colorado State University club wrestling team was home this weekend as they hosted nine teams from around the country for the Colorado State NCWA Invite at the Glenn Morris Field House. It was a special opportunity for the program, as they were able to welcome back several CSU alumni wrestlers as well as youth wrestlers.

“Being able to host a tournament on campus in Fort Collins is very exciting for us,” head coach Kendall DeJonge said. “it is a great opportunity for us to connect with the Fort Collins community and wrestling community.”


Akron Avenges Dual Losses from Last Season

Posted on November 22, 2016

The University of Akron hosted a tri match this past Saturday, November 19th against Grand Valley State University and Penn State-DuBois. Last season both teams beat Akron by wide margins, but this time Akron came away with two dual wins, defeating GVSU 37-24 and beating PSU-DuBois 39-11.



NCWA / FloWrestling Partnership Announced.

Posted on November 16, 2016

The NCWA is proud to announce today a five-year partnership with the FloWrestling and FloArena to create a first class media presence for our member institutions. 

FloWrestling will stream every match of the National Collegiate Wrestling Championships and the NCWA National Duals. Not only will FloWrestling provide the streaming of both events, but both events will also...



University of New Hampshire Wrestling Coach Wins District 22 Election

Posted on November 09, 2016

Coach, Official, Wrestler and Leader Henry Marsh was elected to the New Hampshire State Legislator this past Tuesday. Representing North Hampton, Republican Henry Marsh defeated Democrat Judith Day for the House seat by a vote of 1,675 to 1,260.

Marsh, who has Coached the UNH Wrestling program for the past 10 years is also the chairman of the Winnacunnet School Board. He replaces Michele Peckham, who opted against running for re-election this time around.


Apprentice Wins VA Beach Nationals Open

Posted on November 06, 2016

The Apprentice Wrestling team opened its 2016-17 season at the Virginia Beach National Open on Saturday. Apprentice finished with six Builders taking 1st place, one 2nd place and four 3rd place finishes. The Apprentice School finished with a team score of 255 points to finish in first place out of eight teams.


GLC Teams Fare Well at Rugged Ben McMullen Open

Posted on November 06, 2016

Competing against mostly NJCAA and NCAA D3 programs, five teams from the Great Lakes Conference claimed fifteen spots in the semifinals, nine spots in championship bouts, and four titles, two from GVSU and one each from Henry Ford College and Mott Community College.


NCWA All-American Brings Home Gold

Posted on October 28, 2016

This October, University of Texas Senior and 2x NCWA All American Wrestler, Antonio Martinez won Gold at the 21st annual Copa Sparta wrestling tournament held in San Juan, Puerto Rico. This Freestyle tournament is an international event with teams from Canada, the USA and Puerto Rico. Antonio competed in the Men's Open division...



Texas A&M – San Antonio Launches NCWA Teams

Posted on October 21, 2016

Texas A&M - San Antonio announced this October the founding of both a men’s and women’s wrestling program that will begin competing this fall. 

"We are excited to provide this valuable athletic opportunity to our student body" said Director of Competitive Sports, Trevor Brunet. 

TAMUSA will be joining the NCWA and the South West Conference as a new member team in this inaugural season. 

The fact that the Jaguars will be fielding both men’s and women’s divisions as a first year program, shows the passion these athletes have for wrestling and their compete desire. 

The club has been working hard, and is looking forward to their first tournament at this level. 

 


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